Joseph Doyle

Erwin H. Schell Professor of Management
Professor of Applied Economics

Biography | Selected Publications

Causal Effects of Foster Care: An Instrumental-Variables Approach (2013)

"Economics of Child Wellbeing" with Anna Aizer, In Ben-Arieh, Asher, Casas, Ferran, Frones, Ivar. and Korbin, Jill E. (Eds.). Handbook of Child Well-Being. Theories, Methods and Policies in Global Perspective, 2013

?"Juvenile Incarceration and Adult Outcomes: Evidence from Randomly-Assigned Judges" with Anna Aizer, 2013

"Do High-Cost Hospitals Deliver Better Care? Evidence from Ambulance Referral Patterns" with John Graves, Jonathan Gruber, and Samuel Kleine, (Working Paper) 2012

"?After Midnight: A Regression Discontinuity Design in Length of Postpartum Hospital Stays." with Douglas Almond, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 3(3). Au- gust 2011: 1-34.

"?Returns to Local-Area Healthcare Spending: Using Health Shocks to Patients far from Home", ?American Economic Journal: Applied Economics. 3(3). July 2011: 221-243

"The Role of Hospital Heterogeneity in Measuring Marginal Returns to Medial Care: A Reply to Barreca, Guldi, Lindo, and Waddell" (with Douglas Almond, Amanda Kowalski, and Heidi Williams, Quarterly Journal of Economics,126(4). 2011: 2125-2131.

?"Edgeworth Cycles Revisited" with Erich Muehlegger and Krislert Samphantharak, Energy Economics, 32(3). May 2010: 651-660.

"?Estimating Marginal Returns to Medical Care: Evidence from Low-Birthweight Infants" with Douglas Almond, Amanda Kowalski, and Heidi Williams, Quarterly Journal of Eco- nomics, 125(2). May 2010: 591-634

"Returns to Physician Human Capital: Analyzing Patients Randomized to Physician Teams", with Todd Wagner and Steven Ewer, Journal of Health Economics, 29(6). December 2010866-882.

?"Returns to Specialist Care: Evidence from Supply Shocks", 2013 (2010)


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Research Center(s)

General Expertise
Affordable Care Act (ACA); Applied economics; Data analytics; Econometrics; Economics; Healthcare; Healthcare delivery; Healthcare industry; Medicaid; Medical decision making; Medicare; Medicine; Microeconomics; Obamacare